Logistics Manager - Sterling, VA
SUMMARY: Logistics Manager will be responsible for overseeing all areas of logistics to include, inventory control, warehousing, freight, and end-to-end supply chain management
EXPERIENCE • Minimum 5 years’ progressive experience in supply chain management related to planning, procurement, shipping and receiving in a production, manufacturing, or distribution environment • Experience with an ERP system;
EDUCATION • BA in Logistics, Supply Chain, or a related field with concentration in manufacturing, transportation, or distribution management • Certification in Logistics a plus
RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Responsible for managing all operational activities and associated costs of transportation, distribution, inventory control, and warehousing processes while maintaining a focus on cost reduction including transportation and distribution operations. 2. Provides effective leadership and overall management of inventory control, shipping and order fulfillment. 3. Drives the execution of supply chain strategies for the Logistics to meet the goals and objectives of the business including staffing, inventory optimization, equipment and space requirements. 4. Coordinates transportation and distribution schedules with their current and anticipated demands for products. 5. Work with Distribution Center Manager to resolve issues between warehousing and distribution. 7. Ensures a high level of customer satisfaction to all internal and external customers including responsiveness and clearly managing expectations. 8. Ensures compliance to all business and departmental policies. 9. Ensures that the product traceability is respected during fulfillment and transport. 10. Ensures that the product is stored and transported in accordance with internal Food and Safety Policies. 11. Keeps abreast of US and non-US regulations affecting area of supervision/management and complies with those regulations.